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Einmal um die Welt

26.000 Seemeilen 15 Monate 455 Tage Fast 20 Boote    Und ein Zielhafen: Rodney Bay auf St. Lucia. Hier fing alles an und hier endet alles wieder. Und wir haben es geschafft, die Polaris hat diese weite Reise einmal um die Welt unbeschadet überstanden und ist letzten Samstag mit den anderen Booten der World ARC […]

A sandy spot French-Polynesia

When boarding my flight in the end of April, I only have a vague idea of what to expect from French-Polynesia. Tahiti to me meant flower chains and tropical weather, that”s it, never heard of Bora Bora let alone Moorea, Huahine, Raiatea and Taha”a. Having now spent almost a month in the South Pacific, I”m […]

Gone missing: 25 May 2014

We’ve been stolen a day! 25 May 2014 is a day our Polaris crew will never live. On our way from Niue to Tonga we passed the point where time begins. Tonga is situated east of 180° longitude which forms the international border of time and date, although this line was moved further east. That […]